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  1. Boston, New York Pay Up to Stay Cool in East Coast Heat WaveRead the original story

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    It's a scorcher on the East Coast, and the Northeast is paying even more than neighboring Washington to stay cool. Spot wholesale electricity at the hub for Boston soared 65 percent as of 4 p.m. Friday, a two-week high for on-peak hours, grid data show.

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  2. Vietnam Rebukes China For - Untruthful' Reports on Sea RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Washington Post

    Vietnam criticized as "untruthful" Chinese state media reports that Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc respected his Communist neighbor's position on last week's landmark South China Sea ruling and was interested in advancing two-way talks on the disputed waterway. Phuc told Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Mongolia last week that he didn't endorse China's stance on the international tribunal's ruling , the Vietnamese government said in a statement late Monday.

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  3. France in Convulsions as Third Terror Attack Upends HollandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Washington Post

    Eight months after a murderous rampage in Paris, the deadly attack in the coastal city of Nice on Bastille Day threatens to throw a still-traumatized France into a tailspin in the run-up to presidential elections and raise terror alarms across Europe. At least 80 people were killed and about 20 critically injured when a truck drove into a late-night crowd on a day of national pride, forcing President Francois Hollande to call up military reserves and extend the state of emergency that he had intended to let lapse.

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  4. Lynch Spurns Republican Calls to Discuss Clinton E-Mail DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Bloomberg

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testifies during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on July 12, 2016, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Attorney General Loretta Lynch rejected Republican demands to discuss her decision against prosecuting Hillary Clinton before a House panel whose chairman said the former secretary of state's careless handling of official communications may have jeopardized U.S. national security.

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  5. Will Brexit Actually Happen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Washington Post

    The Financial Times's Gideon Rachman says he thinks Brexit won't happen . The referendum result doesn't mean that much, he argues.

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  6. European Banks Spend Billions to Get U.S. Units Fit for the FedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Washington Post

    Deutsche Bank AG, Barclays Plc and 11 other foreign banks have spent several billion dollars in the past three years complying with a new Federal Reserve rule that will trap capital in the U.S. and boost costs. Legal, technology and other compliance expenses totaled from $100 million to as much as $500 million at some of the biggest firms affected, according to five people with direct knowledge of the matter.

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  7. Trump's D.C. Hotel Project Draws Labor Dept Scrutiny: PoliticoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Labor Dept is investigating whether workers on Donald Trump's renovation of the Old Post Office building in downtown Washington are being paid less than federal law requires, Politico reports . Dept says it's looking into allegations of wage-rule violations by Craftsmen Group, Trump Organization subcontractor that restores windows Employees at site, including one Craftsmen Group worker, say they and others aren't receiving pay rates mandated by law; 2 of them produced pay stubs to back their claims: Politico NOTE: Landmark Old Post Office built in 1899, sits half-way between White House and Capitol Hill on Penn.

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  8. Stocks Slump Eases Before Fed as MSCI's Ruling Weighs on YuanRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A global stocks selloff abated in Asia and most regional currencies weakened ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy review. The yuan traded near a five-year low after MSCI Inc. decided to keep Chinese equities out of its benchmark indexes.

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  9. Netflix Ignores Shareholder DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Shareholder democracy at public companies is mostly democracy in name only. Stockholders vote for directors, but in nearly all cases they have just one candidate to choose from.

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  10. U.S. Lawmakers Add Fuel to Old Spat Between Brokers, ExchangesRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    New legislation is intensifying an old fight between two powerful forces on Wall Street: stock exchanges and brokers. So far, the brokers seem to be winning this battle.

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  11. U.S. Lawmakers Add Fuel to Old Spat Between Brokers, ExchangesRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    New legislation is intensifying an old fight between two powerful forces on Wall Street: stock exchanges and brokers. So far, the brokers seem to be winning this battle.

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  12. Ryan Said to Tell Confidants He's Ready to End Trump StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 6, 2016. House Speaker Paul Ryan has begun telling confidants that he wants to end his standoff with Donald Trump in part because he's worried the split has sharpened divisions in the Republican Party, according to two people close to the lawmaker.

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  13. Saudi Culture Exports Extremism, Former 9/11 Commissioner SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Bloomberg

    A former U.S. lawmaker who served on the commission that investigated the Sept. 11 attacks said there's a "glaring contrast" between Saudi Arabia's high-level cooperation in uncovering terrorist plots and its "society and culture exporting extremism and intolerance."

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  14. Reforming Fed Structure Could Harm Policy Independence: Lacker an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Proposals to reform the Federal Reserve have struck a chord in the U.S. presidential campaign and could trigger changes that hurt its ability to fight inflation if they became law, a veteran central banker warned. Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said that pressure to dilute the stakes that private banks hold in the 12 regional Feds could have serious consequences for the independence of U.S. monetary policy if it increased government control over the central bank.

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  15. LendingClub Is Ruining It for the Rest of FintechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Scandal , fleeing investors and a subpoena at the high-profile financial-technology firm aren't the only bumps in the road. A U.S. Treasury report last week recommended stricter scrutiny of fintech firms, which have mostly been regulated until now only on the state level.

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  16. Mr. Brexit Came to Washington, and Then Things Got a Bit AwkwardRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Bloomberg

    British businessman and political donor Arron Banks was making his case for the U.K. to leave the European Union when an American audience that should've been sympathetic to his cause started to squirm. The co-founder of Leave.EU was speaking last week to more than a dozen policy experts at the Cato Institute, a think tank in Washington dedicated to individual liberty, limited government and free markets.

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  17. Paul Ryan Spoils Trump's Victory by Withholding EndorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Washington Post

    House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington on April 12, 2016. House Speaker Paul Ryan took the extraordinary step of saying he isn't ready to support Donald Trump, and Trump fired right back, igniting a spat that pits one of the nation's most popular and prominent Republicans against his party's presumptive nominee.

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  18. CSX Train Derails in Washington, DC; Possible Hazardous LeakRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | Bloomberg

    A CSX freight train derailed in Washington, D.C., on Sunday morning, sending several cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material from three cars, emergency officials said. No injuries were immediately reported.

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  19. SunEdison's Complex Finances Make Potential Bankruptcy `Messy'Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | The Washington Post

    SunEdison Inc.'s potential bankruptcy would be the biggest ever in the renewable-energy industry, and the largest U.S. failure in more than a year. It also promises to be more complicated than most.

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  20. SunEdison's Complex Finances Make Potential Bankruptcy `Messy'Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    SunEdison Inc.'s potential bankruptcy would be the biggest ever in the renewable-energy industry, and the largest U.S. failure in more than a year. It also promises to be more complicated than most.

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